University of Erlangen-Nuremberg (FAU)

Open Topic Full Professorships (W3) for Medical Procedures, Processes, and Interventions

Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (FAU)

Erlangen, Germany

Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (FAU)

Within the framework of the Hightech Agenda Bavaria, FAU invites applications for up to three

Open Topic Full Professorships (W3) for Medical Procedures, Processes, and Interventions

at the new Department of Artificial Intelligence in Biomedical Engineering at the Faculty of Engineering. The professorships are full-time and permanent positions to be filled by the earliest possible starting date.

We seek to appoint leading experts with an internationally visible research and teaching profile, particularly in the following areas:

  • medical processes (e.g. precision medicine, guided intervention, digital healthcare @home)
  • neurosensorics (e.g. early diagnosis, neurologic-based communication disorders)
  • personalised treatment (e.g. digital twin, human modelling, predictive medicine/P4)
  • digital diagnostics and therapeutics (e.g. digital radiology, digital pathology, digital endoscopy)

The successful candidates will be expected to participate in teaching on the new consecutive Bachelor’s/Master’s degree programme in Artificial Intelligence and to be involved in setting up this new degree programme. The professors will also be expected to contribute to existing degree programmes such as Medical Engineering, Medical Process Management, and Data Science. The professors will be members of the Faculty of Medicine and the Faculty of Engineering.

For further information and the application guidelines please see

Please submit your complete application documents (CV, list of publications, list of lectures and courses taught, copies of certificates and degrees, list of third-party funding) online at by 15.04.2020, addressed to the President of the FAU. Please contact with any questions.

Please apply via recruiter’s website.